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    Varroa mite treatment

    I have just treated for Varroa Mites with Mite-away. I was told to use drone frames, to I get ready to treat for the winter. Should I treat in the fall with different mite killer and when is a good...
  2. Can I put a freezer in the garage that is uninsulated

    I have to put to hives in a freezer for wax worm. I don't have space in the one in the house. Can I put a freezer in the garage that is not insulated.
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    Freezing already packaged comb honey

    I have already packaged the comb honey. Is it alright to freeze it in the plastic boxes, or should I rap them in something bag, freezer paper, saran wrap ETC..
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    Re: What to do with left over honey

    Yes
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    What to do with left over honey

    This is the first year that I have a surplus of honey. Right now it is in a pale. How should I store it. Leave in pale, bottle it, freeze it etc.
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    Hoggs Half frame

    I was wondering if someone could tell me the easiest way to get the wax off the plastic Hogg Half Frame boxes of comb without scratching or melting the comb in it.
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    Selling 2 Oz Bears

    I want to start selling the 2 oz bear jars. Any one have a idea on what I should sell it for.
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    Selling Honey stixs or straws

    I have a customer that has asked me if I could get Honey Stix for them. I can get them but what would I charge a piece, 50 or 100 packs. What should the markup be.
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    Using plywood to make things

    I want to start making my own hives, traps and nucs. Of all the plans I have looked at, a lot mention using plywood. What kind do they use, treated or nontreated. If using plywood for such things...
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    SLATTED RACK PLANS

    I want to build some slatted racks. What I am looking for is plans that the slats are parallel with the frames. I found on youtube, but I want to print them so I can take to my shop. Does anyone...
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    Re: COMB HONEY FRAMES

    Want to thank you all for the help.
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    Re: COMB HONEY FRAMES

    I love the idea
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    COMB HONEY FRAMES

    I want to start making comb honey this year. Last year I tried the Hogg system, and it work ok. This year I want to do frame comb. Can I put just a empty frame in, or do I have to use something to...
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    Handle on Extractor

    I want to get a small Extractor ( 3 or 4 frame ). Which is better, side handle or top handle.
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    vacuum seal comb honey

    I was wondering if it is possible to vacuum possible vacuum seal comb honey. I was thinking if I froze the square first and then seal it.
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    Re: Lost one hive and the other looks bad too....

    I use the wrong term, not frame on the inside, but one that is the same dimensions as the hive.
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    Re: Lost one hive and the other looks bad too....

    Try this site. I did, and so far I am doing fine. Like you, I check them when it hit 40. I gave each one of them this formula. The only thing they forgot to say, is you are either build or buy a...
  18. Thread: Comb Containers

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    Re: Comb Containers

    I want to thank you all for so much info to think about. It looks that I will go for the hard plastic ones.
  19. Thread: Comb Containers

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    Comb Containers

    I want to get further into doing comb honey this year. Last year I tried HOGG system. It was alright but, I had to clean all the boxes. That was a job in its self. To replace the boxes, they are...
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    Hogg Halfcomb Super

    Western N.Y.. I decided to try Hogg Halfcomb this year. Not knowing that much about comb honey, and nothing of the price of it. Like bottle honey, do I sell it buy weight or by box(since the weight...
  21. Thread: Honey price

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    Honey price

    I live in Western N.Y. This is the first time of getting honey. I put up 24 1lb jars and 6 1qt jars. I have not the clue what I should charge. What is the going price a pound.
  22. Thread: Uncapping Forks

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    Uncapping Forks

    When it comes to uncapping Fork, which is better to use. Straight uncapping fork, one with the angle fork or the one with the roller
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    Hogg Halfcomb Labels

    Does anyone know where I can get these labels without the weight printed on them.
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    Solar fence charger for bears

    Black bears have been spotted a mile of my place. Thought that I would put up a solar fence. I was told to get a charger 4000 volt and up. Any good ideas out there where and what to get.
  25. Thread: Top hive feeder

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    Top hive feeder

    I want to build my own top feeders. I know that the joints will filled glue, but what do I use to line the interior to make it water proof that won't kill the bees.
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